CMHC Core Faculty

  • Kaylene Brown, Ph.D., M.Ed., B.S. (Texas Tech University), NCC, LPC-S, Assistant Professor in Clinical Mental Health Counseling   
  • Jonna Lynn Byars, Ph.D., M.Ed., B.A. (Texas Tech University), NCC, LPC, Associate Professor of M.S. in Clinical Mental Health Counseling
  • Shauna Frisbie, Ed.D., M.S., B.S. (Texas Tech University), NCC, LPC-S, Certified Eating Disorders Specialist, Professor of Clinical Mental Health Counseling
  • Chris Hennington, Ph.D., M.Ed., B.A. (Texas Tech University), NCC, LPC, Certified School Counselor, Program Coordinator of Clinical Mental Health Counseling, Associate Professor of Clinical Mental Health Counseling

CMHC Non-core Faculty

  • Ronda Eade, Ph.D., M.Ed. (Texas Tech University), LPC, Clinical Supervisor of M.S. in Clinical Mental Health CounselingAssistant Professor of Clinical Mental Health Counseling, Assistant Professor of Psychology
  • Michael Hardin, Ph.D., M.Ed. (Texas Tech University), B.A. (Lubbock Christian University), LMFT, LPC-S, Chair of the Psychology and Counseling Department, Professor of Clinical Mental Health Counseling, Professor of Family Studies
  • Elizabeth Hennington, Ed.D. (Texas Tech University), M.S. (Texas Tech University), M.A. (Wayland Baptist University), B.A. (University of Central Arkansas), LPC-Intern, Certified Educational Diagnostician, Associate Professor of Clinical Mental Health Counseling
  • LynnAnne Lowrie, Ph.D. (Texas Tech University), M.M.F.T. (Abilene Christian University), B.A. (Lubbock Christian University), Assistant Professor in Clinical Mental Health Counseling, Assistant Professor in Human Services
  • Carlos Perez, Ph.D. (Texas Tech University), M.M.F.T. (Abilene Christian University), B.A. (Lubbock Christian University), LMFT-A, LPC, Associate Professor in Clinical Mental Health Counseling, Family Studies Program Coordinator, Masters in Family Ministry Program Coordinator, Masters in Human Services Program Coordinator.

Adjunct Faculty

  • Macy Waltz, Ph.D., M.Ed. in Counselor Education, B.S. (Texas Tech University), LPC, Adjunct Professor of Counseling

CMHC Staff

  • Erin Aaron, Accreditation and Compliance Coordinator

    • Erin coordinates CACREP concerns and assists with department concerns.

  • Marcia Crabtree, Recruiter

    • Marcia works part time as the recruiter and admissions expert for all BSB graduate programs.

  • Saundra Pounds, Academic Coordinator for the Graduate Programs

    • Saundra assists graduate students as needed, works with CMHC practicum paperwork and assists with student concerns.

  • Lana Robinson, Administrative Assistant

    • Lana is the office manager for the Graduate Behavioral Sciences. She helps coordinate graduate student and faculty communication, classrooms, building concerns, coordinates residencies and keeps the graduate department running.